Andrew Abbott is Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Chicago. He is the author, most recently, of Chaos of Disciplines and Time Matters: On Theory and Method, both from the University of Chicago Press. The recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, Professor Abbott has written and lectured widely on occupations and professions, social science methods, social theory, and the history of the Chicago School of Sociology.
Books by Andrew Abbott
Andrew Abbott, Jeffrey C. Alexander
Paperback, 2004Methods of Discovery is organized around strategies for deepening arguments in order to find the best ways to study social phenomena.